- Small businesses
- Architects and design professionals
- Lenders and insurers
- Individual plaintiffs
Our client, a media owner in Latin America, received a $325 million award through arbitration. He owned a large share in a sizable business venture, and the majority owner was accused of fraud in the manner that he sold the business. As part of the arbitration, our client received his share of the business sale and all litigation was dismissed.
The commercial litigation lawyers at Colson Hicks Eidson are among the top trial attorneys in the country. In 2012, Chambers USA and Best Lawyers in America© honored many of our esteemed attorneys in the commercial litigation category.
We represent clients on a national as well as international scale in a range of commercial litigation issues. This includes business disputes, banking litigation, financial fraud, lender liability, professional malpractice, insurance coverage disputes and bad faith claims, premises liability, negligent security, business torts like breach of contract, construction, defamation, antitrust litigation as well as environmental remediation coverage.
Several of our commercial litigation attorneys have been appointed to serve on national plaintiff steering committees for multijurisdictional cases. This includes the 2010 BP oil spill. Additionally, they served as court appointed receivers in actions brought by the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
The business litigation attorneys at Colson Hicks Eidson have extensive experience handling a range of business lawsuits. Our track record of obtaining successful settlements and jury verdicts for business clients includes cases involving the following:
This is not an all-inclusive list of the ways that business lawsuits arise. Our business litigation attorneys are standing by to discuss your particular case with you so that we can determine the best path moving forward for your situation.
Owning and operating a business can be challenging, and if you have to file a lawsuit against somebody over a violation of business law, you will become the plaintiff in the case. Handling this type of litigation on your own can be nearly impossible, particularly when you are going up against other businesses or well-funded individuals. It is crucial to have a skilled business litigation attorney by your side to ensure that you are treated fairly.
A qualified business litigation lawyer will understand the complexity involved with modern businesses and conflicts. A client will be able to trust their business litigation attorney at Colson Hicks Eidson to handle every aspect of their sensitive and critical claims. We have a track record of success handling these cases, and our passion revolves around providing a client-centered approach to every case.
A business litigation attorney will aggressively seek positive outcomes in an effort to end a case before a trial becomes necessary. Our lawyers have extensive experience resolving business litigation claims through alternative dispute resolution methods, which can include mediation and arbitration. When we work to calculate and structure settlements, our team looked at the overall insurance, tax, and regulatory implications that our clients might face. If a trial becomes necessary to resolve the business litigation issue, we will be ready to handle every aspect of the courtroom scenario.
It is crucial to understand that there are various time limits in place pertaining to business litigation issues. Every state across the country is allowed to set time frames that stipulate how quickly plaintiffs need to file lawsuits. However, we do need to point out that the time frames are not the same from state to state, and different types of business litigation cases also come with different timeframes. For example, the statute of limitations for a fraud case is not likely to be the same statute of limitations for a case involving destruction of personal property or a contract violation claim.
In order for us to properly guide you towards filing your claim on time, please contact our offices to speak to a business litigation attorney who can analyze the facts of your case and your jurisdiction.
When you reach out to the business litigation attorneys at Colson Hicks Eidson for a free consultation of your case, you can be sure that you are turning to a team with the resources necessary to handle every aspect of your claim. Every case that we take is handled with confidentiality and professionalism. You can contact us for a free consultation by clicking here or by calling us at 305-476-7400.